Fin (7276) - Merton, Oxfordshire, England, Oxfordshire, ENGLAND - AUG 9, 2012
3.1 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle courtesy of Craig via GBBF drank in a field or at Frank Cropredy Festival, Oxon, 9th, 10th or 11th August 2012 Pours dark amber with a white head, sweet and malty with fruitiness throughout. Pleasant beer but wish there was a hoppier bite. Bit too sweet. A6 A4 T6 P3 Ov12 3.1
cgarvieuk (14062) - Edinburgh, SCOTLAND - AUG 9, 2012
2.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 4/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 10/20
bottle at cropredy ... copper ... thin white head ... soft toffee malts ... .. light pine nose ... that malt i dont like... light bitter linger ... no not my thing at all
RedSox2004 (1214) - Pacific Palisades, California, USA - AUG 8, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Hazy orange with a smallish white head and ok lace. Light floral hops aroma with toast and toffee in the background. Flavors are similar, featuring citrusy hops and a caramel malt sweetness. Light to medium body, thin mouthfeel, light carbonation, and a somewhat astringent finish.
joe19612 (1813) - camberley, Surrey, ENGLAND - AUG 3, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Bottle. Pours a light brown colour with a thin white head, the aroma is all hops and fruit especially citrus, the taste is all hops and a touch sour with a long dry bitter finish.
Leighton (10534) - London, Greater London, ENGLAND - JUL 7, 2012
3.3 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 13/20
Keg at the Duchess of Cambridge, London, during the American Beer Festival. Pours a mostly clear amber with a creamy, white cap. Light toasty malt aroma with mild tangy melon. Light to medium sweet flavor with some toasty malts and caramel, and light piney bitterness. Medium in body with average carbonation. Moderately sweet on the finish with faint, sticky pine, mild bread and dry caramel. It’s very basic stuff.
Rasmus40 (10611) - Beder, Aarhus, DENMARK - JUL 6, 2012
3.5 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 15/20
Hazy orange with an off-white head. Aroma is sweet, malty, caramel and moderate hoppy - peach. Flavor is medium sweet and moderate bitter. Dry and moderate bitter finish. 060712
wyzzywyz22 (1942) - Wirral, Merseyside, ENGLAND - JUN 14, 2012
3.2 AROMA 7/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 12/20
Bottle, Ship and Mitre bottle shop, West Kirby. Amber pour with a restrained off white head. Some caramel and hoppage detected in the nose, and a similar story unfolded in the flavour. Some bitterness in the finish , nut no real punch there. Drinkable if largely unremarkable fayre.
keepersj12 (2664) - Sicklerville, New Jersey, USA - MAY 31, 2012
3 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 3/5 OVERALL 11/20
Pretty average beer. Starts nice, amber with a thin lacing head. The aroma is a little weak. Mostly hops with a bit of bread. The flavor has the bread with a bit of hops. The finish is a little watery.
micronaut129 (241) - chalfontborotowntonbergville, Pennsylvania, USA - MAY 28, 2012
3.2 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 3/5 TASTE 6/10 PALATE 2/5 OVERALL 15/20
A hazy orange amber colored ale with a fading small white head. lots of sediment here with light carbonation. Aroma of light hops and malt, basic. A desent taste with some citrusy hops and caramel malts. A slightly toasted malt taste at the back end. On the palette it’s thin and with some astingency. An okay beer, although i wouldn’t rush out for another one.
snownirvana (70) - - MAY 27, 2012
3.6 AROMA 6/10 APPEARANCE 4/5 TASTE 7/10 PALATE 4/5 OVERALL 15/20
Pint glass from bottle. A: medium hoppyness. Slight pine and slight celery. App: dark golden color with 2 finger, pale head with constant lacing. T: quite hoppy, dry, top hopping, slight lemon on the front with pine on the back. P: bubbly with a bite on the front. Lingering aftertaste.